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Demographics Analysis

The people of Richland Township, Michigan give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 264

5 to 9 years : 250

10 to 14 years : 215

15 to 17 years : 218

18 and 19 years : 193

20 years : 80

21 years : 18

22 to 24 years : 138

25 to 29 years : 72

30 to 34 years : 87

35 to 39 years : 235

40 to 44 years : 240

45 to 49 years : 239

50 to 54 years : 242

55 to 59 years : 323

60 and 61 years : 92

62 to 64 years : 128

65 and 66 years : 59

67 to 69 years : 36

70 to 74 years : 85

75 to 79 years : 73

80 to 84 years : 35

85 years and over : 19

Female:

Under 5 years : 99

5 to 9 years : 172

10 to 14 years : 255

15 to 17 years : 183

18 and 19 years : 95

20 years : 93

21 years : 22

22 to 24 years : 78

25 to 29 years : 99

30 to 34 years : 166

35 to 39 years : 216

40 to 44 years : 256

45 to 49 years : 246

50 to 54 years : 336

55 to 59 years : 150

60 and 61 years : 132

62 to 64 years : 123

65 and 66 years : 49

67 to 69 years : 105

70 to 74 years : 173

75 to 79 years : 53

80 to 84 years : 75

85 years and over : 10


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,221

Multiple ancestry : 2,612

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 41

Ancestry not reported : 653


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Richland Township, Michigan)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,129

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 19

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 121

Not a U.S. citizen : 258


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 363

5 to 17 years : 1,293

18 to 24 years : 717

25 to 34 years : 424

35 to 44 years : 947

45 to 54 years : 1,063

55 to 59 years : 473

60 and 61 years : 224

62 to 64 years : 251

65 to 74 years : 507

75 years and over : 265

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 322

5 to 17 years : 1,006

18 to 24 years : 630

25 to 34 years : 344

35 to 44 years : 568

45 to 54 years : 704

55 to 59 years : 311

60 and 61 years : 180

62 to 64 years : 176

65 to 74 years : 261

75 years and over : 209

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 29

5 to 17 years : 146

18 to 24 years : 55

25 to 34 years : 80

35 to 44 years : 302

45 to 54 years : 326

55 to 59 years : 162

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 44

65 to 74 years : 195

75 years and over : 50

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 12

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 7

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 141

18 to 24 years : 32

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 70

45 to 54 years : 33

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 31

65 to 74 years : 51

75 years and over : 6


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,500

Female : 2,211

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 640

Female : 778

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 19

Foreign born:

Male : 201

Female : 178


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 4,309

Born in other state in the United States : 1,291

Native: born outside the United States : 19

Foreign born : 237


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,121

Now married, except separated : 2,085

Divorced : 383

Separated : 5

Widowed : 75

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 177

Now married, except separated : 944

Divorced : 112

Separated : 0

Widowed : 42

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 7

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 115

Now married, except separated : 173

Divorced : 2

Separated : 27

Widowed : 4


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Speak only English : 5,807

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 141

Speak English less than "very well" : 110

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 43

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 32

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Richland Township, Michigan

  • German: 1,494   (20.7%)
  • English: 1,116   (15.5%)
  • Dutch: 1,011   (14.0%)
  • Irish: 737   (10.2%)
  • Other Groups: 643   (8.9%)
  • United States Or American: 334   (4.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 235   (3.3%)
  • Polish: 229   (3.2%)
  • Italian: 213   (3.0%)
  • Swedish: 198   (2.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 146   (2.0%)
  • Scottish: 123   (1.7%)
  • Norwegian: 102   (1.4%)
  • Swiss: 79   (1.1%)
  • Hungarian: 60   (0.8%)
  • French Canadian: 55   (0.8%)
  • Danish: 55   (0.8%)
  • Arab: 50   (0.7%)
  • European: 50   (0.7%)
  • British: 46   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 38   (0.5%)
  • Latvian: 27   (0.4%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 22   (0.3%)
  • Croatian: 22   (0.3%)
  • Finnish: 22   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 17   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 14   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 13   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 8   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Iranian: 3   (0.0%)
  • Slovak: 3   (0.0%)
  • Russian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Subsaharan African: 1   (0.0%)
  • Macedonian: 1   (0.0%)
  • Israeli: 1   (0.0%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Richland Township, Michigan is 6,527



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Richland Township, Michigan: 3,341
Female Population in Richland Township, Michigan: 3,186


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Richland Township, Michigan: 37.9
Median Female Resident Age in Richland Township, Michigan: 42.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Richland Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

43.0

Male

41.8

Female

44.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

20.3

Male

17.5

Female

23.2

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

24.8

Male

31.0

Female

21.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.3

Male

27.5

Female

34.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

40.5

Male

7.5

Female

43.0

Other


Both sexes

25.5

Male

25.0

Female

26.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.6

Male

14.1

Female

12.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

18.5

Male

16.8

Female

23.2

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.4

Male

42.4

Female

44.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Richland Township, Michigan


  • White: 5,856
  • African American: 435
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 41
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 108
  • Two or More Races: 87



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Richland Township, Michigan citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Richland Township, Michigan

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 25   (1.25%)
  • 9th Grade: 20   (1%)
  • 10th Grade: 22   (1.1%)
  • 11th Grade: 16   (0.8%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 24   (1.2%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 421   (21.02%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 155   (7.74%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 315   (15.73%)
  • Associate Degree: 139   (6.94%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 528   (26.36%)
  • Master's Degree: 245   (12.23%)
  • Professional School Degree: 57   (2.85%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 36   (1.8%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 9   (0.42%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 44   (2.03%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 39   (1.8%)
  • 11th Grade: 65   (3%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 25   (1.15%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 500   (23.06%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 202   (9.32%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 355   (16.37%)
  • Associate Degree: 230   (10.61%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 426   (19.65%)
  • Master's Degree: 252   (11.62%)
  • Professional School Degree: 21   (0.97%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Richland Township, Michigan

  • Gull Lake Community Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 11775 East D Avenue, Richland, MI 49083, Phone: (269) 629-5880, Students: 2,962 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Richland Township, Michigan

  • Thomas M. Ryan Intermediate School


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: 9562 East M-89, Richland, MI 49083, Phone: (269) 629-5851, Students: 681 )

  • Richland Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 9476 East M-89, Richland, MI 49083, Phone: (269) 629-5861, Students: 426 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Richland Township, Michigan

  • Gull Lake High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 9550 East M-89, Richland, MI 49083, Phone: (269) 629-5803, Students: 1,007 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Richland Township, Michigan

  • The Montessori School Richland


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 9292 E Cd Avenue, Richland, MI 49083, Phone: (269) 349-3248, Students: 84 )

  • Vineyard Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 8510 M 89, Richland, MI 49083, Phone: (269) 629-7253, Students: 39 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Richland Township, Michigan

  • Richland Community Library


    8951 Park Street, Richland, MI 49083

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Richland Township, Michigan


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Richland Township, Michigan affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Richland Township, Michigan.

Area Features of Richland Township, Michigan


Building


(1) Richland Township Fire Department   (2) Richland Village Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Cressey Cemetery   (2) Prairie Home Cemetery  

Church


(1) Lighthouse Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Richland   (2) Village Of Richland  

Lake


(1) Butterfield Lake   (2) Grassy Lake   (3) Miller Lake   (4) Three Lakes  

Locale


(1) Cressey Station Historical   (2) Richland Station Historical  

Park


(1) Community Library Historical Marker   (2) First Presbyterian Church Historical Marker  

Populated Place


(1) Cressey   (2) Richland   (3) Richland Junction  

Post Office


(1) Cressey Post Office Historical   (2) Richland Post Office   (3) Springbrook Post Office Historical  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Richland Township, Michigan

49083 (pop. 6,475)


Cities Nearby Richland Township, Michigan

Richland Village, MI  (pop. 573) 0.8 Miles
South Gull Lake Cdp, MI  (pop. 1,609) 3.8 Miles
Comstock Northwest Cdp, MI  (pop. 6,341) 4.2 Miles
Comstock Township, MI  (pop. 13,851) 5.3 Miles
Ross Township, MI  (pop. 5,261) 5.5 Miles
Cooper Township, MI  (pop. 8,754) 5.5 Miles
Parchment City, MI  (pop. 2,051) 5.9 Miles
Eastwood Cdp, MI  (pop. 5,642) 6.2 Miles
Galesburg City, MI  (pop. 1,745) 6.2 Miles
Greater Galesburg Cdp, MI  (pop. 1,964) 6.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Richland Township, Michigan

269



Elevation in Richland Township, Michigan is 938.0 ft. (286.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Richland Township, Michigan

Lat: 42.371139 N        Long: -85.470275 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Richland Township, Michigan need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Michigan

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.83 8.14 5.85 9.98 0.00 7.10
  Total Electric Industry 7.83 8.14 5.85 9.98 0.00 7.10
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.06 8.19 5.89 9.16 0.00 7.21
  Total Electric Industry 8.06 8.19 5.89 9.16 0.00 7.21
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.11 8.28 5.90 9.30 0.00 7.23
  Total Electric Industry 8.11 8.28 5.90 9.30 0.00 7.23
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.16 8.02 5.34 9.15 0.00 7.14
  Total Electric Industry 8.16 8.02 5.34 9.15 0.00 7.14
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 7.93 5.25 10.54 0.00 7.09
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 7.93 5.25 10.54 0.00 7.09
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.34 7.86 5.13 10.71 0.00 7.05
  Total Electric Industry 8.34 7.86 5.13 10.71 0.00 7.05
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.47 7.94 5.08 10.84 0.00 7.10
  Total Electric Industry 8.47 7.94 5.08 10.84 0.00 7.10
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.57 7.84 4.97 10.88 0.00 7.04
  Total Electric Industry 8.57 7.84 4.97 10.88 0.00 7.04
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.67 7.81 5.03 10.74 0.00 7.09
  Total Electric Industry 8.67 7.81 5.03 10.74 0.00 7.09
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.93 2.94 0.00 0.00 2.80
  Full-Service Providers 8.73 7.86 5.05 10.17 0.00 7.14
  Total Electric Industry 8.73 7.85 5.03 10.17 0.00 7.12
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 6.22 5.62 4.91 0.00 0.00 5.03
  Full-Service Providers 8.53 7.90 5.10 10.77 0.00 7.12
  Total Electric Industry 8.52 7.90 5.09 10.77 0.00 7.11
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.78 0.59 0.00 0.00 0.67
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 6.23 4.80 0.00 0.00 5.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.26 7.54 5.08 10.38 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 8.26 7.54 5.08 10.38 0.00 6.97
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.73 0.29 0.00 0.00 0.55
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.56 4.41 0.00 0.00 5.09
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 7.91 5.04 10.43 0.00 7.15
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 7.79 5.02 10.43 0.00 7.09
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.78 0.48 0.00 0.00 0.51
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.18 4.43 0.00 0.00 4.50
  Full-Service Providers 8.35 7.59 4.98 0.00 8.21 7.04
  Total Electric Industry 8.35 7.55 4.96 0.00 8.21 6.85
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 3.13 1.80 0.98 0.00 0.00 1.44
  Energy-Only Providers 6.49 5.42 4.24 0.00 0.00 4.91
  Full-Service Providers 8.33 7.66 4.86 0.00 7.89 7.03
  Total Electric Industry 8.33 7.57 4.92 0.00 7.89 6.94
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 3.22 1.93 0.89 0.00 0.00 1.49
  Energy-Only Providers 6.44 5.78 4.37 0.00 0.00 5.19
  Full-Service Providers 8.40 7.87 5.33 0.00 13.07 7.30
  Total Electric Industry 8.40 7.84 5.32 0.00 13.07 7.23
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.69 2.65 1.05 0.00 0.00 1.87
  Energy-Only Providers 5.42 7.00 4.07 0.00 0.00 5.58
  Full-Service Providers 9.77 8.42 6.13 0.00 10.06 8.17
  Total Electric Industry 9.77 8.51 6.05 0.00 10.06 8.14

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Richland Township, Michigan

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 122   (3.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 41   (1.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 181   (5.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 266   (8.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 351   (11.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 485   (15.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 682   (21.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 220   (6.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 218   (6.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 159   (5.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 68   (2.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 14   (0.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 198   (6.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 175   (5.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,965

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 90

In 3-person carpool : 20

In 4-person carpool : 7

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 14

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 12

Bicycle : 3

Walked : 25

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 124


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 72

5 to 9 minutes : 341

10 to 14 minutes : 501

15 to 19 minutes : 596

20 to 24 minutes : 571

25 to 29 minutes : 332

30 to 34 minutes : 432

35 to 39 minutes : 48

40 to 44 minutes : 50

45 to 59 minutes : 126

60 to 89 minutes : 46

90 or more minutes : 21


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Richland Township, Michigan)

With Social Security income : 677

No Social Security income : 1,766


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Richland Township, Michigan)

With retirement income : 472

No retirement income : 1,971


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 11

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 64

$20,000 to $24,999 : 73

$25,000 to $29,999 : 91

$30,000 to $34,999 : 123

$35,000 to $39,999 : 48

$40,000 to $44,999 : 84

$45,000 to $49,999 : 62

$50,000 to $59,999 : 120

$60,000 to $74,999 : 187

$75,000 to $99,999 : 262

$100,000 to $124,999 : 226

$125,000 to $149,999 : 188

$150,000 to $199,999 : 122

$200,000 or more : 154


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $77,879


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Richland Township, Michigan

  • WBCH (1220 AM; 0.25 kW; Hastings, MI; Owner: Barry Broadcasting Co.)
  • WOOD (1300 AM; 20.0 kW; Moline, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WKMI (1360 AM; 5.0 kW; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WBFN (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Battle Creek, MI; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WKPR (1420 AM; 1.0 kW; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Kalamazoo Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WLKM (1520 AM; 0.43 kW; Three Rivers, MI; Owner: Impact Radio, Llc)
  • WNWN (1560 AM; 4.1 kW; Portage, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc)
  • WKZO (590 AM; 5.0 kW; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc.)
  • WBCK (930 AM; 5.0 kW; Battle Creek, MI; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WAKV (980 AM; 1.0 kW; Otsego, MI; Owner: Vintage Radio Enterprises, L.l.c.)

FM Radio Stations Near Richland Township, Michigan

  • WBCH-FM (100.1 FM; Hastings, MI; Owner: Barry Broadcasting Co.)
  • WQXC-FM (100.9 FM; Otsego, MI; Owner: Forum Communications, Inc.)
  • WMUK (102.1 FM; Plainwell, MI; Owner: Western Michigan University)
  • WKFR-FM (103.3 FM; Augusta, MI; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WVGR (104.1 FM; Middleville, MI; Owner: Regents Of The University Of Michigan)
  • WVGR (104.1 FM; Middleville, MI; Owner: Regents Of The University Of Michigan)
  • WBXX (104.9 FM; Marshall, MI; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WOOD-FM (105.7 FM; Middleville, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WVFM (106.5 FM; Plainwell, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc.)
  • WRKR (107.7 FM; Fulton, MI; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WAYK (88.3 FM; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Bellevue, MI; Owner: Bridgebuilders International Leadership Network)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Hastings, MI; Owner: Saidnewsfoundation)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Fulton, MI; Owner: Veritas Communications Corporation)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Dowling, MI; Owner: Lansing Community College)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Bellevue, MI; Owner: Larlen Communications, Inc.)
  • WIDR (89.1 FM; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Western Michigan University)
  • WOFR (89.5 FM; Schoolcraft, MI; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Hickory Corners, MI; Owner: Holy Family Oratory Of St. Philip Neri)
  • WOCR (89.7 FM; Olivet, MI; Owner: Board Of Trustees/olivet College)
  • WCWB (90.1 FM; Ceresco, MI; Owner: Michiana Christian Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WCFG (90.9 FM; Augusta, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • WCSG (91.3 FM; Moline, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Three Rivers, MI; Owner: Old Time Gospel Ministries)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Leonidas, MI; Owner: Smile Fm)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Mendon, MI; Owner: Vineyard Academy)
  • WTNP (91.9 FM; Hickory Corners, MI; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • WZUU (92.5 FM; Oshtemo, MI; Owner: Forum Communications, Inc.)
  • WBCT (93.7 FM; Shelbyville, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WBCK-FM (95.3 FM; Battle Creek, MI; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WLKM-FM (95.9 FM; Three Rivers, MI; Owner: Impact Radio, Llc)
  • WYZO (96.5 FM; Portage, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc)
  • WGRD-FM (97.9 FM; Moline, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Richland Township, Michigan

  • WXMI (Channel 17; Middleville, MI; Owner: Tribune Television Holdings, Inc.)
  • WWMT (Channel 3; Shelbyville, MI; Owner: Freedom Broadcasting Of Michigan Licensee, L.l.c.)
  • WOTV (Channel 41; Cloverdale, MI; Owner: Wood License Company, Llc)
  • WGVK (Channel 52; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Grand Valley State University)
  • WLLA (Channel 64; Cloverdale, MI; Owner: Christian Faith Broadcast, Inc.)
  • WOOD-TV (Channel 8; Middleville, MI; Owner: Wood License Company, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Richland Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 764  (42.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 167  (9.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 314  (17.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 263  (14.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 668  (42.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 164  (10.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 569  (36.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 14  (0.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3  (0.2%)


(updated 2010)





There are 31 Farms In Richland Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Richland Township, Michigan

Chemical Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $6.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 158

Fifth Third Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $130.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,348

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Richland Township, Michigan

  • Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International


    (about 10.2 miles in Nazareth, Michigan; Airport Code: AZO)

  • W K Kellogg


    (about 12.1 miles in Battle Creek, Michigan; Airport Code: BTL)

  • Kent County


    (about 35.3 miles in Grand Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: GRR)

  • Gerald R. Ford International


    (about 35.3 miles in Grand Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: GRR)

  • Sturgis Airport


    (about 39.6 miles in Sturgis, Michigan; Airport Code: IRS)

  • Tulip City


    (about 41.3 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: MI2)

  • West Michigan Regional


    (about 41.4 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: MI2)

  • Park Township


    (about 45.8 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: HLM)

  • Southwest Michigan Regional


    (about 51.8 miles in Benton Harbor, Michigan; Airport Code: BEH)

  • Ross Field


    (about 51.8 miles in Benton Harbor, Michigan; Airport Code: BEH)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Richland Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.65%

Carpooled

9.45%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.21%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.24%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.21%

Walked

1.39%

Other Means

0.15%

Worked At Home

3.69%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Richland Township, Michigan, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,607

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 2

Female householder, no husband present : 220

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 420

Householder not living alone : 194


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 35

Male householder and female partner : 28

Female householder and female partner : 6

Female householder and male partner : 89

All other households : 2,285


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,455

Renter-occupied housing units : 152

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 2

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 96

Renter-occupied housing units : 124

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 367

Renter-occupied housing units : 247


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 50

$10,000 to $14,999 : 66

$15,000 to $19,999 : 133

$20,000 to $24,999 : 145

$25,000 to $29,999 : 100

$30,000 to $34,999 : 132

$35,000 to $39,999 : 100

$40,000 to $44,999 : 104

$45,000 to $49,999 : 119

$50,000 to $59,999 : 162

$60,000 to $74,999 : 230

$75,000 to $99,999 : 325

$100,000 to $124,999 : 252

$125,000 to $149,999 : 203

$150,000 to $199,999 : 161

$200,000 or more : 161


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Total : 2,713


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 2,443

Vacant : 270


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 162

Built 2000 to 2004 : 431

Built 1990 to 1999 : 469

Built 1980 to 1989 : 326

Built 1970 to 1979 : 465

Built 1960 to 1969 : 434

Built 1950 to 1959 : 150

Built 1940 to 1949 : 90

Built 1939 or earlier : 186


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 1,505

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 448

Electricity : 204

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 173

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 54

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 43

No fuel used : 16


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 27

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 25

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 16

$70,000 to $79,999 : 2

$80,000 to $89,999 : 16

$90,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 156

$125,000 to $149,999 : 268

$150,000 to $174,999 : 274

$175,000 to $199,999 : 226

$200,000 to $249,999 : 313

$250,000 to $299,999 : 38

$300,000 to $399,999 : 183

$400,000 to $499,999 : 127

$500,000 to $749,999 : 82

$750,000 to $999,999 : 43

$1,000,000 or more : 86


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 57

Home equity loan only : 369

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 906

Housing units without a mortgage : 586


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Richland Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : $453,600

Built 2000 to 2004 : $237,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $229,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $205,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $166,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $154,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $135,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $135,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $177,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Richland Township, Michigan: 75.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Richland Township, Michigan

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 8 8 $856,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $856,000
2000        
  Single Family 14 14 $2,162,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $2,162,000
2001        
  Single Family 18 18 $2,312,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

18 18 $2,312,500
2002        
  Single Family 15 15 $3,002,151
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $3,002,151
2003        
  Single Family 14 14 $3,219,094
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $662,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 18 $3,881,094
2004        
  Single Family 15 15 $2,817,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $2,817,500
2005        
  Single Family 6 6 $1,111,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $1,111,000
2006        
  Single Family 12 12 $2,491,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $2,491,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Richland Township, MI): $59,432
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Richland Township): $143,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Richland Township): $564
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Richland Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 60.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 20.0%
Electricity: 7.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 10.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Richland Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Richland Township, Michigan

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 3 $9,927 40 $6,848 455 $39,708 $15.05
Financial Administration 1 $3,309 0 $0 0 $39,708 --
Other Government Administration 2 $6,618 13 $780 24 $39,708 $32.50
Firefighters 0 $0 24 $4,680 361 $0 $12.96
Parks and Recreation 0 $0 1 $1,140 50 $0 $22.80
Other and Unallocable 0 $0 2 $248 20 $0 $12.40

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Richland Township, Michigan

Foundation For Behavioral Resources


     Address: 600 S Lincoln Street, Augusta, Michigan 49012
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/24/2003

Bronson Home Health Care


     Address: 820 John Street, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/6/1995

Alliance Home Health Services, Inc


     Address: 3408 Miller Rd, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/4/2007

Uns Home Health Agency Inc


     Address: 2925 Portage Road, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/20/1990

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 5401 Portage Road, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49002
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/10/1981

Hospitals Close To Richland Township, Michigan

Bronson Methodist Hospital


     Address: 601 John Street, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Borgess Medical Center


     Address: 1521 Gull Road, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49024
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Battle Creek Health System


     Address: 300 North Avenue, Battle Creek, Michigan 49016
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Bronson Vicksburg Hospital


     Address: 13326 North Boulevard, Vicksburg, Michigan 49097
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Pennock Hospital


     Address: 1009 W Green St, Hastings, Michigan 49058
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Richland Township, Michigan

Tendercare Kalamazoo


     Address: 1701 S 11th St, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49009
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Borgess Nursing Home


     Address: 537 Chicago Ave, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 113
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Alamo Nursing Home Inc


     Address: 8290 W C Ave, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49009
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 96%

The Springs At The Fountains


     Address: 1451 Bronson Way, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49009
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 40
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Tendercare Of Westwood


     Address: 2575 N Drake Rd, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 101
     Percent Occupied: 86%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Richland Township, Michigan

Name: Palisades
Address: 27780 Blue Star Memorial Highway; Covert, MI 49043
Distance: 41 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Richland Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 875
    Disabled Workers: 115
    Widowers Workers: 95
    Spouses Workers: 70
    Children Workers: 45


(updated 2007)



Kalamazoo County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 51.31%
  • Bush & Cheney 47.71%
  • Other 0.98%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Richland Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Kalamazoo County, MI

6.66 % of Kalamazoo County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $38,683

Michigan Average 5.24 %

0.22 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $14,144

Michigan Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Kalamazoo County, MI (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Van Buren County , MI 0.67 % ($33,900 AGI )
  • Allegan County , MI 0.50 % ($30,944 AGI )
  • Calhoun County , MI 0.50 % ($41,885 AGI )

Relocation away from Kalamazoo County, MI

7.15 % of Kalamazoo County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $41,323

Michigan Average 5.98 %

0.06 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $59,818

Michigan Average 0.06 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Kalamazoo County, MI (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Van Buren County , MI 0.67 % ($42,190 AGI )
  • Calhoun County , MI 0.40 % ($34,765 AGI )
  • Kent County , MI 0.39 % ($31,836 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Michigan

Low Bracket: $0 (4.35%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (4.35%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Michigan

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Richland Township, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Richland Township, Michigan

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
05/30/2006, 03:20 pm 0 0 $15K $5K
05/21/2004, 07:36 pm 0 0 $50K $10K
08/13/2002, 03:05 pm 0 0 $5K --
10/24/2001, 05:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/01/2000, 09:45 pm 0 0 $50K --
07/09/1999, 01:20 am 0 0 $20K --
06/20/1997, 07:32 pm 0 0 $25K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Richland Township, Michigan directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Richland Township, Michigan

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 0 0 1 n/a 1 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 23 n/a 23 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 1 0 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 23 0 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Assault 6 1 3 2 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 139 23 69 46 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 0 133 0 0
Burglary 8 2 3 18 n/a 18 n/a n/a 2 0 2 2 0
    per 100,000 186 46 69 410 n/a 412 n/a n/a 259 0 267 264 0
Larceny Theft 43 5 18 5 n/a 19 n/a n/a 8 5 7 5 0
    per 100,000 999 116 415 114 n/a 435 n/a n/a 1,038 649 933 660 0
Vehicle Theft 2 0 2 2 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 1
    per 100,000 46 0 46 46 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 130
Arson 0 1 0 0 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 1 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 23 0 0 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 130 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
2 0 1 0 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
13 2 6 6 n/a 9 n/a n/a 3 2 2 2 0
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
7 1 3 4 n/a 5 n/a n/a 1 0 1 0 0


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Michigan

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
36,233 38,032 41,145 48,000 43,613 45,717 46,122 39,795 40,692 40,909


(updated 2014)



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